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Consuming Food Cooked on Wood or Coal May Up Respiratory Illness Risk

CONSUMING FOOD COOKED ON WOOD OR COAL MAY UP RESPIRATORY ILLNESS RISK

Love to eat barbecue food? Researchers warn that eating foods cooked on wood and charcoal may increase the respiratory disease risk...

Quitting Junk Food May Cause Withdrawal Symptoms Similar to Drug Addiction

QUITTING JUNK FOOD MAY CAUSE WITHDRAWAL SYMPTOMS SIMILAR TO DRUG ADDICTION

Quitting junk food could have similar withdrawal effects as giving up drugs, finds a new study.

 
 
 
Kitchen is the Best Hospital and Food is Your Best Medicine

KITCHEN IS THE BEST HOSPITAL AND FOOD IS YOUR BEST MEDICINE

Finding a cure is always less profitable than finding a treatment. It is necessary to value our daily diet which is healthy and readily...

Regular Sleep Routine May Increase Your Heart, Metabolic Health

REGULAR SLEEP ROUTINE MAY INCREASE YOUR HEART, METABOLIC HEALTH

Regular sleep schedule may boost heart and metabolic health among older adults, finds a new study.

 
 
 
Nano Filter: To Clean Dirty Water 100 Times Faster

NANO FILTER: TO CLEAN DIRTY WATER 100 TIMES FASTER

Nano-filter which behaves like nano-structures that grow on liquid metals has shown that it can filter both heavy metals and oils from...

Advisory Issued Against 'MOMO Challenge' by Goa Panel

ADVISORY ISSUED AGAINST 'MOMO CHALLENGE' BY GOA PANEL

Goa State Commission has issued an Advisory Issued Against 'MOMO Challenge' urging the state Education Department to initiate awareness...

 
 
 
Smart Seat Cushion: New Solution to Prevent Pressure Sores

SMART SEAT CUSHION: NEW SOLUTION TO PREVENT PRESSURE SORES

Smart Seat Cushion may now use real-time pressure monitoring to adjust pressure and prevent pressure sores in people who sit for a...

High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children

HIGH GLUTEN DIET IN PREGNANCY CAN INCREASE DIABETES RISK IN CHILDREN

High consumption of gluten pregnant women can increase the risk of Type-1 diabetes in children. Proteins found in foods rich in gluten...

 
 
 
New Smartphone App and Lab Kit Can Help Diagnose Urinary Infections Much Faster

NEW SMARTPHONE APP AND LAB KIT CAN HELP DIAGNOSE URINARY INFECTIONS MUCH FASTER

Your smartphone can be your doctor now, here's how. New smartphone app using the phone's camera and lab kit can help identify urinary...

Artificial Intelligence can Help Doctors Diagnose Lung Disease Accurately

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE CAN HELP DOCTORS DIAGNOSE LUNG DISEASE ACCURATELY

Artificial intelligence or AI correctly interprets lung function test results and helps pulmonologists diagnose lung disease in patients.

 
 
 
New Innovative Approach to Develop a Vaccine Against Plasmodium vivax Malaria

NEW INNOVATIVE APPROACH TO DEVELOP A VACCINE AGAINST PLASMODIUM VIVAX MALARIA

A new innovative approach can pave the way for developing a vaccine to treat iPlasmodium vivax/i malaria, reveals a new study.

Opioid EpidemicLeads to Increase in Organ Donors in the USA

OPIOID EPIDEMICLEADS TO INCREASE IN ORGAN DONORS IN THE USA

Opioid overdose deaths are increasing the number of organ donors in the USA.

 
 
 
New Potential Therapeutic Target to Treat Acute Renal Failure Identified

NEW POTENTIAL THERAPEUTIC TARGET TO TREAT ACUTE RENAL FAILURE IDENTIFIED

New potential drug candidate to treat conditions that lead to acute kidney failure has been identified. The protein galectin-1 has...

Premature Death: Many Countries Fail to Meet UN Target to Prevent Early Deaths from NCDs

PREMATURE DEATH: MANY COUNTRIES FAIL TO MEET UN TARGET TO PREVENT EARLY DEATHS FROM NCDS

Millions of people around the world die early due to non-communicable diseases such as cancer, cardiovascular disease, chronic respiratory...

 
 
 
New Naturally Occurring Antibiotic May Help Fight Against Drug-resistant Tuberculosis

NEW NATURALLY OCCURRING ANTIBIOTIC MAY HELP FIGHT AGAINST DRUG-RESISTANT TUBERCULOSIS

Kanglemycin A, a naturally occurring antibiotic found effective against Mycobacterium tuberculosis

New Study Reports Poor Physical and Mental Health in Rural Borderland Communities

NEW STUDY REPORTS POOR PHYSICAL AND MENTAL HEALTH IN RURAL BORDERLAND COMMUNITIES

Poor mental and physical health is seen among American rural borderline communities due to the impact of high stress.

 
 
 
New Fatty Acids Can Slow Down an Over Reactive Immune System

NEW FATTY ACIDS CAN SLOW DOWN AN OVER REACTIVE IMMUNE SYSTEM

New type of fatty acid identified can slow down the overreactive immune system which may lead to potential treatments for the disease

TINY Cancer Detection Tool Proves Effective as Kaposi Sarcoma-associated Herpesvirus Detector

TINY CANCER DETECTION TOOL PROVES EFFECTIVE AS KAPOSI SARCOMA-ASSOCIATED HERPESVIRUS DETECTOR

New TINY cancer detection device shows promise as a Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus detector.

 
 
 
Even the Best Healthcare Facilities Can Do More to Fight Infections: Study

EVEN THE BEST HEALTHCARE FACILITIES CAN DO MORE TO FIGHT INFECTIONS: STUDY

Providing evidence-based infection prevention and control strategies can help reduce healthcare-associated infections by up to 55 percent,...

Separation of Oil and Vinegar in Salad Dressing May Lead to Prostate Cancer, Solid Tumors

SEPARATION OF OIL AND VINEGAR IN SALAD DRESSING MAY LEAD TO PROSTATE CANCER, SOLID TUMORS

Oil and vinegar separation in salad dressing may contribute to prostate cancer and other solid tumors.

 
 
 



It doesn't matter how long you sleep, it's WHEN you go to bed

It doesn't matter how long you sleep, it's WHEN you go to bed

A new study on sleep patterns suggests that a regular bedtime and wake time are just as important for heart and metabolic health among older adults, Duke researchers found. Read more ...

More than 80% of people with cancer risk genes don't know it, study warns  

More than 80% of people with cancer risk genes don't know it, study warns  

Genetic testing is cheaper and more accurate than ever, helping people to understand how their DNA raises cancer risks. But less than 20% of people with BRCA mutations know it... Read more ...

First HIV immunotherapy drug proves safe in phase 1 trial

First HIV immunotherapy drug proves safe in phase 1 trial

The phase 1 trial is an early but significant milestone for the team at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which won a $20 million grant to make their ideas a... Read more ...

Context before vocabulary: New research shows babies as young as 6 months...

Context before vocabulary: New research shows babies as young as 6 months use it to integrate learning

Babies are naturally curious, and their drive to explore the world around them can help them become fast learners. A recent study has even discovered that infants as young as... Read more ...

High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children

High Gluten Diet in Pregnancy can Increase Diabetes Risk in Children

High consumption of gluten pregnant women can increase the risk of Type-1 diabetes in children. Proteins found in foods rich in gluten such as wheat, rye, and barley can... Read more ...

Artificial Intelligence can Help Doctors Diagnose Lung Disease Accurately

Artificial Intelligence can Help Doctors Diagnose Lung Disease Accurately

Artificial intelligence or AI correctly interprets lung function test results and helps pulmonologists diagnose lung disease in patients. Read more ...

Neuroscientist reveals the five ways you can boost your boring commute

Neuroscientist reveals the five ways you can boost your boring commute

Neuroscientist Dr Liron Jacobson works at Peak Labs in London and has shared five ways you can improve your mind during your commute. And none of them involve scrolling on... Read more ...

Do YOU wear contact lenses? Beware of a rare infection

Do YOU wear contact lenses? Beware of a rare infection

Moorfields Eye Hospital researchers checked medical records since 1986 to analyse and compare rates of the infection in south east England. Read more ...

New Study Reports Poor Physical and Mental Health in Rural Borderland...

New Study Reports Poor Physical and Mental Health in Rural Borderland Communities

Poor mental and physical health is seen among American rural borderline communities due to the impact of high stress. Read more ...

TINY Cancer Detection Tool Proves Effective as Kaposi Sarcoma-associated...

TINY Cancer Detection Tool Proves Effective as Kaposi Sarcoma-associated Herpesvirus Detector

New TINY cancer detection device shows promise as a Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus detector. Read more ...